Brown's Stranger's Handbook and Illustrated Guide to Salisbury Cathedral ...

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Brown & Company, 1884 - 91 pages
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Page 46 - Heaven and earth are full of the majesty of thy glory. The glorious company of the apostles praise thee. The goodly fellowship of the prophets praise thee. The noble army of martyrs praise thee.
Page 70 - O Almighty God, who out of the mouths of babes and sucklings hast ordained strength, and madest infants to glorify thee by their deaths ; Mortify and kill all vices in us, and so strengthen us by thy grace, that by the innocency of our lives, and constancy of our faith even unto death, we may glorify thy holy Name ; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 1 - As many days as In one year there be, So many windows in this church you see; As many marble pillars here appear As there are hours throughout the fleeting year ; As many gates as moons one here does view; Strange tale to tell! yet not more strange than true.
Page 15 - the best general view of a cathedral to be had in England, displaying the various portions of this interesting building to the greatest advantage.
Page 79 - Here are also interred, John, Duke of Somerset, who died June, 1675, and' the Lady Elizabeth Seymour, wife of Charles, Duke of Somerset, who died in December, 1722.
Page 27 - Whether in religious, civil, or domestic life, we find that the Sheep is bound up with the Jewish nation in a way that would seem almost incomprehensible, did we not recall the light which the New Testament throws upon the Old, and the many allusions to the coming Messiah under the figure of the Lamb that taketh away the sins of the world.
Page 17 - They dreamt not of a perishable home Who thus could build...
Page 8 - Spire 400 0 , , to top of parapet wall of Nave 87 0 , , , , Aisles ..... 44 0 ,, „ Roof ..... 115 0 ,, ,, West Front . . . 130 0 The admeasurement round the exterior is 880 yards, or half a mile. DIMENSIONS OF THE CHAPTER-HOUSE. Out to out of the walls, diameter . . 78 feet. In the clear withinside...
Page 37 - Whether we eat or drink, or whatever we do, we should do all to the glory of our Lord.

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